History

2013  Invited to present a lecture at Randwick Council by the AIA on Randwick awards winning project – The Pool Pavilion.
2013  Randwick Coucil Design Awards – Residential Alterations and Additions – Winner.
2013  Randwick Coucil Design Awards – Residential Heritage – Runner up.
2013  Mosman Design Awards – Excellence in Adaptive Reuse – Winner.
2013  Invited to exhibit current and past works at “Icons by Icons” at the Tusculum AIA Headquarters, curated by Dale Jones-Evans.
2012  Interviewed on Channel 7 TV “Better Homes & Gardens” for Gordon Bay house.
2012  Invited to be a Judge for Waverley Design Awards
2012  Invited to present a lecture on “Balla” given at Retail Design Institute
2012  Invited to lecture on “Kirribilli House: Ramming Comfort” at Architectural Axis
2011  Invited to exhibit drawing and text at University of Sydney “After Images” exhibition opening
2011  Presentation at University of Melbourne for “The Reluctant Master – Romaldo Giurgola – Symposium”
2011  Australian Institute of Architects – the Milo Dunphy Award for Sustainable Architecture for Kirribilli house
2011  Waverley Council Civic Pride Award Recognising and Promoting Heritage Conservation and Outstanding Contemporary Design
2011  Mosman Design Awards – Streetscape Contribution and Sustainability – Commendation
2011  Mosman Design Awards – Residential Adaptive Re-Use Winner
2010  Guest speaker for Property Development Workshop, Sydney
2009  National Trust Energy Australia Heritage Awards – Highly Commended Adaptive Re-use – Individuals
2009  Waverley Council Civic Pride Awards Heritage & Design 2009 Contemporary Design Category
2009  Australian Institute of Architects Residential Architecture Award June 2009 for Wiston Gardens house
2009  Australian Institute of Architects Heritage Architecture Award June 2009 for Wiston Gardens house
2009  Mosman Council Heritage Conservation Design Awards – Commendation for Bradleys Head house
2008  Woollahra Conservation Award
2008  Waverley Council Civic Pride Awards Heritage & Design 2008
2007  Mosman Good Design Awards
2007  Guest speaker for the Annual Architectural Conference RAIA NSW Country Division, Coffs Harbour, September 2007
2007  Invited to present a lecture at the Art Gallery of NSW
2006  Awarded RAIA Wilkinson Award Outstanding Residential Architecture Single Housing 2006 for Mt Minderoo house
2006  Invited to present a lecture on “Art & Architecture” at the National Art Gallery, Canberra as part of the Contemporary Lecture Series. Lecture on “Mt Minderoo” for the Building Bookshop, Sydney
2005  Invited to speak on “Domestic Architecture” at Eryldene, Gordon, during an exhibition on drawings of Professor Leslie Wilkinson Sept 2005
2005  Invited to RAIA to present a lecture on Bayview Avenue house
2004  Shortlisted for IDAA 2004 Award for Hospitality Interior Design
2004  Shortlisted for IDAA 2004 Award for Public or Institutional Interior Design
2004  Shortlisted for IDAA 2004 Award for Retail Interior Design
2004  Awarded RAIA Commendation for Outstanding Architectural Work for Mosman house
2004  Awarded Domain/RAIA People’s Choice Award for Mosman house
2004  Interview for Radio Televisione Italiana Channel 3 Travel Section
2001  Interviewed by SBS Italian program
2001  Invited to present a lecture at Interbuild, Sydney
2000  Exibited model in Pyrmont Competition “Harbour Metropolis” exhibition at Museum of Sydney
2000  Juror for Antron Dupont Awards, Melbourne
1999  Selected as one of “40 Up” Australian Architects Next Generation exhibition, Sydney and Berlin
1999  Invited to present a lecture on restaurant design and conservation architecture at the Sydney City Council “City Space” in Customs House
1990  Juror for “Commercial Furniture Industry Awards” Sydney
1998/89  Interviewed on “The Comfort Zone” Radio National ABC Radio
1998  Invited to present a design lecture to the Restaurant and Catering Institute of Australia
1998  Invited to Institute of Designers to lecture on Restaurant Design at the Australian Museum
1997  Invited to RAIA to give a detailing seminar on Restaurant design
1996  Won 3rd prize in RAIA competition for “Mary McKillop Interpretive Centre”
1996  Invited to the RAIA to give a lecture on Restaurant design
1996  Invited to Newcastle University to give a lecture on recent works
1993  Selected by the History Chair at Sydney University as one of the ten emerging Sydney architects below 40 years
1993  Collaborated with Andrew Metcalf Publication “Thinking Architecture: Theory in the Work of Australian Architects”
1992  Awarded the Sydney Morning Herald Architecture Award for the Hawkesbury River House
1992  Juror for the Australian Capital Territory Architecture Awards
1990  Won 4th prize in the international competition for the “Square of the Swiss Living Abroad” in Brunnen, Switzerland
1985  Exhibited in Venice Biennale with a bridge on the grand canal of Venice
1985  Opened Luigi Rosselli Pty Ltd practice in Surry Hills, Sydney
1984  LR graduated with a First Prize thesis “Simpleon-Chelsea Hotel Master of Architecture from Ecole Polytecnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland,
1981  LR moved to Canberra with six colleagues of Mitchelll Giurgola and Thorp to establish the office in Canberra for the new Parliament House Project
1980  LR worked for Mitchell Guirgola in New York on the design of the competition scheme for the new Parliament House in Canberra
1979  LR offered a position in leading Swiss Architect’s office of Mario Botta and worked on the Bank of Friburg project for one year

 

Residential Projects – selected

2012  Alterations and additions to a Victorian Villa in Woollahra
2012  Oculus house alterations and additions
2012  Quaterdeck House – new residence in Little Bay
2012  Birdcage Lift Residence – refurbishment of 5 story building in North Sydney
2012  Historical Homestead restoration, Pilbara, Western Australia
2011  New residence at Gordons Bay
2011  Alterations and additions to Lennox Street, Mosman
2011  New appartment block at Benelong Crescent, Bellevue Hill
2010  New residence in Kiribilli
2010  Alterations and additions to Curraghbeena Road, Mosman
2010  New Residence in Euralyus Street, Mosman
2009  Alterations to Napier house, Fairfax Road, Bellevue Hill
2009  New residence in Fletcher Street, Tamarama
2009  Two new homes Little Bay development
2008  New residence in Carlton Street, Waverley
2008  New residence in Henry Street, Queens Park
2009  Alterations to a Leslie Wilkinson designed house in Wiston Gardens, Double Bay
2007  Alterations to Williams’ home, Bradleys Head Road,Mosman
2007  Alterations to Negus home Point Piper
2005  Mt Minderoo, country house Mittagong
2005  Holmes à Court residence in Martin Road, Centennial Park
2004  Walton residence in Coolong Road, Vaucluse
2004  New residence Bayview Avenue Mosman
2000  Alterations to ‘Berowra’ at Lavender Bay
1999  O’Connell Street Penthouses in Sydney
1997  Vogliotti residence in Wunulla Road, Point Piper
1995  Watermark Apartments, Manly
1990  INXS musician’s house in Cowans Creek, Cottage Point

 

Commercial Projects – selected

2012  Design of Multi Story Office Building in Fremantle, Western Australia
2011  Fitout to Osteria Balla Manfredi Restaurant, Crown Casino
2011  Fitout to Pompei’s Pizzeria, Bondi
2009  Adaptive reuse of a California Smash Repairs, Botany
2009  Fitout to UTS Marketing Offices, Sydney
2008  Renovation and alteration to commercial premises Surry Hills
2006  Edward Meller Collins Street, Melbourne
2005  Casella Winery, Griffith, Winning competition design with Tanner Architects
2004  Giallo, Shop fit outs, Paddington, Melbourne Central, Brisbane
2004  Art Gallery of NSW Café and Restaurant, Sydney
2001  Art Gallery of NSW Café and Restaurants, Sydney
2002  George Gregan coffee shops, Sydney
2001  Federation Fountain, University of Technology, Haymarket
2000  Loft Café, University of Technology, Sydney
1999  Office building refurbishment at 107 Pitt Street, Sydney
1999  Vault Restaurant & Bar in George Street, The Rocks
1998  Newsbar, Cantinetta, Grace, Bittersweet Restaurants and Cafes Myers Grace Bros, Sydney City
1998  Good Manors Landscaping, new office building, Rozelle
1996  Bel Mondo Restaurant, Argyle Department Store, The Rocks
1996  Edward Meller, Collins Street, Melbourne
1996  Verona Cafe, Verona Cinema, Darlinghurst
1996  La Mensa Cafe, The Australian Centre for Photography, Paddington
1995  Nanostructure Laboratory UNSW
1993  Monte dei Paschi di Siena Bank fit-outs in Brookvale, Fairfield, Leichhardt, Sydney
1993  Cicada Restaurant, Challis Avenue, Potts Point
1992  UNSW boardroom fit-out, Sydney
1991  Barrister’s Chambers office fit-out, Phillip St, Sydney
1989  Kerry McGee Fashion Warehouse, Office and Manufacturing premises, Alexandria
1988  Frank Moore shop fit-out, San Francisco, USA
1986  Leo Schofield’s offices fit-out